13 Halfway to Halloween Events for 2021

Although Halfway to Halloween is officially May 2nd, 2021, haunts around the country are celebrating halfway to the haunting season throughout April & May. Some attractions are hosting special events – such as “Lights Out” walkthroughs or special themes – while others are giving previews of what guests can expect this Fall season.

Here are 13 haunts that are planning to open their doors in the coming weeks:

Brighton Asylum (Passaic, New Jersey)

Halfway to Halloween – Saturday, May 15th
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
General Admission: $30, Fast Pass: $50

Halfway to Halloween

May 15th will be the last chance to experience Brighton Asylum before the 2021 Halloween season. Due to COVID-19, the optional contact portion of the event is cancelled at this time, but the event still promises unique characters, scares, photo ops, and more. Also operating during the event are their 60 minute & 5 minute escape rooms and “The Hack Shack” axe throwing experience.

Fear Factory SLC (Salt Lake City, Utah)

Lights Out Event – Friday, May 21st – Saturday, May 22nd
8:00 p.m. – Midnight
General Admission: $26.99, VIP: $36.99, Instant Entry $69.99

Fear Factory SCL is celebrating Halfway to Halloween with a Lights Out event. Make your way through newly re-designed areas in total darkness. COVID-safe practices including reduced occupancy and timed ticketing are still in place.

Additionally, new for 2021 is a Behind the Sets & Screams Tour ($249.99), taking place on Monday, May 24th 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m only. Small groups of 15 or less will explore many unseen areas to learn secrets, easter eggs, and take exclusive in-attraction photos. See the full details on their ticketing page and RSVP early!

Fear Fair (Seymour, Indiana)

Halfway to Halloween – Saturday, May 15th & Saturday, May 22nd
8:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
General Admission: $25, Slash Pass: $35

Halfway to Halloween

Fear fair is opening its doors to celebrate Halfway to Halloween for two Saturdays in May. Its four attractions include “Rockford Riot”, “The Pestilence”, “Leveau’s Curse”, and “Ancient Evil”.

Field of Screams (Mountville, Pennsylvania)

Half-way to Halloween Show – Saturday, May 1st
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Fright Pass: $30, VIP Pass: $45

Halfway to Halloween

New for 2021, Field of Screams is hosting a Halfway to Halloween event. Guests will be able to take a sneak peak at what has been added and changed so far in preparation for this year’s Halloween season. The show will feature the “Den of Darkness”, “Frightmare Asylum”, and “Nocturnal Wasteland” as well as their entertainment area – home to live bands, games, and more.

Haunted Forest at Panic Point (Youngsville, North Carolina)

Halfway to Halloween Celebration – Saturday, April 24th
8:10 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
General Admission: $29

On Saturday, April 24th, Haunted Forest at Panic Point will present its first annual Halfway to Halloween celebration. As with their other off-season events, they will open three attractions: The Haunted Forest, The Dark Trail, and The Howling Hayride. COVID-19 safety practices are still in place. Patrons will follow a specific order of attractions, which take about an hour. Preview improvements to their main area (“The Circle”), new elements on the Hayride, and current projects in the Forest and Dark Trail. Guests 21+ can also grab a beer from the Tobacco Wood Brewing Company for $5/hand-poured pint.

Kim’s Krypt Haunted Mill (Spring Gove, Pennsylvania)

Halfway to Halloween – Friday, April 30th – Sunday, May 2nd
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Combo Ticket (Haunted Mill & House of Eyes): $35, Combo Ticket w/RIP Entrance $50, All Access Deal: $65

Kim’s Krypt Haunted Mill officially kicks off their 2021 season on April 30th – May 2nd with their Halfway to Halloween event. Experience new props, updates, and changes in two attractions – The Haunted Mill and House of Eyes. Also available are the Zombie Escape Room, Hearse Ride, and Coffin Hearse Ride. Don’t forget to commemorate the occasion with new Halfway to Halloween t-shirts and hoodies from their gift shop.

Looking for other off season events at Kim’s Krypt Haunted Mill? The Ghost Pit offers monthly paranormal investigations through the Haunted Mill and House of Eyes. Tickets are $35.

Mohican Haunted Schoolhouse (Perrysville, Ohio)

Send in the Clowns– Saturday, April 24th
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
General Admission: $20

In this one-night only event, clowns have taken control of the Mohican Haunted Schoolhouse. Originally planned for 2020, this event had been cancelled due to the pandemic. It returns in 2021 with even more scares to stoke your coulrophobia.

Learn more about this year’s event and the history of the Mohican Haunted Schoolhouse in our recent interview with owners Flo and John.

Reign of Terror (Thousand Oaks, California)

Halfway to Halloween Special Event – Friday, April 23rd – Saturday, April 24th
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Regular Admission: $25, Immediate Access: $45

Walkthrough Reign of Terror’s 125  horror-themed rooms in their new facility at Janss Marketplace. In this Halfway to Halloween event, guests will experience the new layout, new state of the art special effects, and returning fan favorites including “The White Out Experience” , “Slime Bog”, “Vortex Tunnel” and more. Live scareactors will be present, distanced, and wearing masks. COVID-19 protocols will be in effect and groups will walk through in their private party only. 

13th Floor Entertainment Group (Denver, Colorado; Houston, Texas; Jacksonville, Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; Green Bay, Wisconsin)

Halfway to Halloween at 13th Floor Haunted House Denver – Friday, April 30th – Saturday, May 1st
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
General Admission: $24.99, Fast Pass: $34.99, Skip the Line: $44.99

Halfway to Halloween at 13th Floor Haunted House Houston – Saturday, May 1st
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
General Admission: $19.99, Fast Pass: $29.99, Skip the Line: $39.99

Halfway to Halloween at 13th Floor Haunted House Jacksonville – Saturday, May 1st
8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
General Admission: $24.99, Fast Pass: $34.99, Skip the Line: $44.99

Halfway to Halloween at Nashville Nightmare – Friday, April 30th – Saturday, May 1st
7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
General Admission: $24.99, Fast Pass: $34.99, Skip the Line: $44.99 

Halfway to Halloween at Terror on the Fox – Saturday, May 1st
7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
General Admission: $24.99, Fast Pass: $34.99 

For the first time ever, the above 13th Floor Entertainment Group haunts are opening their doors for Halfway to Halloween events. Guests will be able to brave these horrifying haunts around the country for a limited time this April/May. Get a preview of what you will experience this Fall at these frightfully fun attractions.